UK TUI update on holidays as cancellation of Spain trips is extended last minute news
MetiNews.Com - The UK’s largest tour operator has suspended all trips to Spain and Cyprus
Breaking News ! TUI has extended the suspension of holidays in Spain for UK customers. The UK’s largest tour operator has cancelled all trips to mainland Spain until at least August 17, while its schedules in Spain’s Balearic and Canary Islands are on hold until August 10. The extension comes a week after the government imposed a 14-day quarantine requirement for people arriving from Spain and advised against non-essential travel to the country due to the coronavirus pandemic. TUI UK and Ireland managing director, Andrew Flintham, said: “The summer holiday period is the most important time of year for travel operators and we are therefore doing everything we can to help customers get their well-deserved holiday. Read More Related Articles British travellers are finally allowed to enter Cyprus - but there’s a few strings attached Read More Related Articles UK tick warning as two people hospitalised after contracting rare infections “The health and safety of our customers and colleagues is always our highest priority.
. “The level of uncertainty and confusion created this week is damaging for business and customer confidence in travel.” TUI cancellations - last updated July 31: • TUI holidays to mainland Spain departing on or before August 16 2020 • TUI holidays to the Balearic and Canary Islands departing on or before August 9 2020 • TUI holidays to Cyprus due to depart on or before August 14 2020
TUI has cancelled all trips to mainland Spain until at least August 17
• TUI holidays to Bulgaria due to depart on or before October 31 2020 • All holidays to Florida due to depart on or before November 30 2020 • TUI River Cruises sailings travelling on or before November 25 2020 • TUI Lakes and Mountain holidays travelling on or before September 30 2020 • TUI Tours travelling up on or before October 31 2020
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• Marella Cruises sailings on or before September 30 2020 and all sailings detailed below – All sailings on Marella Celebration – Sailings on Marella Discovery 2 from Naples, Asia and the Middle East up to April 30 2021 – Sailings on Marella Dream from Palma up to May 4 2021
– Marella Discovery sailings on or before October 31 2020, and from Jamaica in December 2020 and January 2021, and sailings on 2 and 9 February 2021 – Marella Explorer 2 sailings from Naples between May 5 2021 to October 20 2021, and the 90s v 00s Sunsets cruise on September 5 2020 On Thursday, TUI announced plans to close nearly a third of its high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland to cut costs and respond to changes in customer behaviour. Meanwhile, Hungarian airline Wizz Air is offering cut-price “rescue fares” for Jet2 customers whose flights to and from the Spanish islands have also been cancelled. Jet2 customers have had flights back to the UK cancelled and been asked to return sooner than planned, with the airline telling them it has flights available until August 3.